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Gloucester
Full name Gloucester Rugby
Founded 1873
Ground Kingsholm Stadium
Gloucester
Ground Capacity 16,500
Chairman Ryan Walkinshaw
Coach Nigel Davies
League Aviva Premiership
2012/13 Aviva Premiership, 5th

Gloucester Rugby are a rugby union club based in Gloucester, England who play in the Aviva Premiership. They are known as the 'Cherry and Whites' in reference to their traditional red and white hooped shirts.

Gloucester's fiercest rivals are Bath, Bristol and Worcester with matches between the three being referred to as west country derbies.

League position

Season League Position
2010/11 Aviva Premiership 3rd
2011/12 Aviva Premiership 9th
2012/13 Aviva Premiership 5th

Former position




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